How happy are you that the summer of 2016 has arrived? redbankgreen photographer Trish Russoniello wandered the Greater Red Bank Green Monday morning, hours before the solstice, asking strangers to express their feelings in a jump. Not only did almost everyone she approached agree, but all — including Gabrielle and Bryan, seen above in Riverside Gardens Park in Red Bank — literally leapt at the opportunity.
Click to see 16 more airborne odes to joy. (Photos by Trish Russoniello. Click to enlarge. Jump to feel young.)
Sean and Olivia at Ship Ahoy in Sea Bright.
Dana, Gabby, Christine and Jessy, in Red Bank.
Alfredo, in Little Silver.
Mike in Fair Haven.
Bridget and Kyle in Sea Bright.
Suzanne and Julie in Fair Haven.
Marisa and Michaela at Booskerdoo in Fair Haven.
Julie, Billy and Anthony in Rumson.
Thiry in Rumson.
Kenny, at Sickles Market in Little Silver.
Kennedy in Rumson.
Bea, Walt, James, Griffin and Joan, in Red Bank.
Allora, Mary Claire, Lamura and Elizabeth in Sea Bright.
Liam, on the Rumson-Sea Bright Bridge.
Tara, at Sickles Park, Little Silver.
Faust, in Riverside Gardens Park, Red Bank.